Dr.-Ing. René von Metzen

Research interests

  • microimplants
  • microsystems engineering
  • encapsulation technology
  • coating technologies

Curriculum vitae

since 2019 - Deputy Head of Department Biomedicine and Material Sciences

2014 - today Group Leader Biomedical Micro and Nano Engineering

2013 - 2014 Staff member at the NMI, Micromedicine and Surface Technology Working Group 

2005 - 2013 Research associate at the Institute of Microsystems Technology (IMTEK) at the University of Freiburg, Chair of Biomedical Microtechnology (Prof. Stieglitz)

2012 PhD, title of dissertation: 'Parylene C as a Substrate Material for Micro Implants'.

1997 - 2004 Studies of Electrical Engineering (Technical University Berlin)

 

Dr.-Ing. René von Metzen

Head of Department Biomedicine and Material Sciences
Electrical engineer
T +49 (0)7121 51530-609
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Publications

  • Silicone-based Chip-in-Foil System
    Bleck L, Andreas H, von Metzen R.
    Current Directions in Biomedical Engineering. 2018; 4(1): 131-134
  • A demonstrator for a flexible active microelectrode array with high electrode number
    Heid A, Bleck L, von Metzen R, Bucher V
    Current Directions in Biomedical Engineering. 2018 4(1): 279-282
  • High voltage insulation properties of DLC-Parylene multilayer films for microsurgery instruments
    Banghard M, Hartmann R, Silmy K, Nisch W, von Metzen R, Stett A, Bucher V
    Microelectronic Engineering. 2016 March 5;153: 126-131.
  • Examination of dielectric strength of thin Parylene C films under various conditions
    Heid A, von Metzen R, Stett A, Bucher V
    Current Directions in Biomedical Engineering. 2016; 2(1), 39-41
  • Transfer, Assembly and Embedding of Small CMOS-Die Arrays for the Build-up of Flexible Smart Implants
    Heid, A, de Andrade M C, Bleck L, von Metzen R, Kern D, Giehl J, Bucher V
    IEEE Transactions on Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology. 2019 July; 9(7): 1415-1425